The 2014 ACVS Certification Examination will be held:
February 3 - February 4, 2014
Catamaran Resort Hotel
San Diego, California
Sunday, February 2, 2014: Orientation Session
Monday, February 3, 2014: morning: Practical Examination; afternoon: Case-Based Examination
Tuesday, February 4, 2014: full day: Written Examination
Examination Fees: For 2014, the ACVS Examination fee is $1,285 for first time examinees. The re-examination fee (any portion of the exam) is $920.
2014 Examination Information Pamphlet - The 2014 Examination Information Pamphlet will be available mid-August. Anyone who has taken the ACVS Certification Examination in the past and those whose credentials are accepted this year (2013) will automatically receive the 2014 Examination packet, which includes the examination contract, in mid-November 2013 (unless a candidate has failed to provide the ACVS office with a current valid address). The Examination Information Pamphlet provides additional information regarding examination rules and security, the examination schedule, a suggested reading list and hotel accommodations. The deadline for submitting the contract and supporting materials for the 2014 Examination is December 15, 2013.
Reading List for Examination - (The reading list for the 2014 Examination will be available in August.)